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Egypt executes 15 over Sinai attacks

Egypt executes 15 over Sinai attacks
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sinai has seen waves of attacks by militants in recent years Egypt has hanged 15 militants who were convicted of carrying out attacks on security forces in the Sinai Peninsula in 2013, authorities say. The executions were carried out on Tuesday at two prisons in the north of the country,…

Boxing Day – team news & build-up for 3pm games

Boxing Day – team news & build-up for 3pm games
Premier League - including Manchester United, Chelsea, Leicester City & West Ham United - Live - BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary Six matches at 15:00 GMT Man Utd 0-2 Burnley - Barnes & Defour for Clarets Bournemouth 1-1 West Ham - Gosling levels for Cherries Huddersfield 1-0 Stoke - Tom Ince strikes Watford 0-1 Leicester…

There’s a good chance your holiday returns will end up in a landfill

There’s a good chance your holiday returns will end up in a landfill
Returning an unwanted holiday present? There's a good chance it could end up in a landfill. 5 billion pounds of returned items end up in the trash heap, according to Optoro, a tech company that helps major retailers manage their returns. Not only are these returns environmentally unfriendly, but they are costing retailers a fortune.…

Heroin’s children: My life inside the US opioid crisis

Heroin’s children: My life inside the US opioid crisis
Life expectancy in the United States dropped for the second consecutive year in 2016 and is fuelled by a surge in fatal drug overdoses, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   As the US is facing the worst drug crisis in its history, a generation of children is being neglected, abandoned…

Fujimori speaks after divisive pardon

Fujimori speaks after divisive pardon
Image copyright Facebook Image caption The video shows Alberto Fujimori in a hospital bed Peru's former leader, Alberto Fujimori, has thanked President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for granting him a pardon on health grounds. Speaking from his hospital bed, Fujimori said he was "deeply grateful". Fujimori, who was sentenced to 25 years in prison for human…

Dundee v Celtic – text & radio

Dundee v Celtic – text & radio
Dundee 0-2 Celtic - Forrest goes close to third - Live - BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary Dundee 0-2 Celtic (Forrest, Griffiths) McGowan volleys over for hosts Griffiths fires in from Ntcham pass Forrest slots in from Tierney cross Dundee's Meekings & Celtic's Hayes both forced off injured after tackle Rodgers says "no fee, no…

What Trump’s tweets taught us in 2017 – CNN Video

What Trump’s tweets taught us in 2017 – CNN Video
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Tunisia demands formal UAE apology over women row

Tunisia demands formal UAE apology over women row
Tunisia is demanding a public apology from the United Arab Emirates after Emirates Airlines denied boarding to Tunisian women on flights to the Gulf country. On Friday, the UAE-owned carrier stopped accepting Dubai-bound female passengers from Tunisia. UAE officials later cited security reasons for the move, saying that a "terrorist threat" was behind the decision. The move…

Storm brews over Saudi chess tournament

Storm brews over Saudi chess tournament
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships in Riyadh have been steeped in controversy An international chess tournament is starting in Saudi Arabia amid controversy after Israeli players were denied visas. A Saudi official said visas could not be granted because the kingdom had no diplomatic ties with Israel. The…

Boxing Day football build-up

Boxing Day football build-up
Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton - Live - BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary Middlesbrough appoint Tony Pulis as new manager Tottenham host Southampton at 12:30 GMT Two changes for Spurs, four for Saints Kane level with Shearer's league goals record in a calendar year Eight Premier League games on Boxing Day Six matches at…

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Europe's increasingly hardline refugee policy is raising concerns about the transparency of search and rescue in the Mediterranean, now that all vessels operated by aid organisations have been put out of action. Panamanian authorities informed Doctors Without Borders (known by its French initials, MSF) on Sunday that they would revoke the registration of its vessel,…